Archive for March, 2014

Arsonists burn Family Planning building

JILL SCOTT –  NOTHING IS FOR NOTHING

Arsonists burn Family Planning building

Arson is suspected to be the cause of the early Saturday morning fire that seriously damaged a building housing the Family Planning Association of Guyana on Croal Street, Georgetown.

This is the second fire in less than one month to have targeted the health sector, the first being the Medex Building at Liliendaal. The Family Planning Association off Guyana is a non-governmental organisation.

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ONE-FUH-ONE JUSTICE IN GT

JILL SCOTT – WATCHING ME

ONE-FUH-ONE JUSTICE IN GT

By Ewalt Ainsworth

Sometimes you simply have to laugh and don’t stop laughing about the creative one-fuh-one edict of justice in Gt. None can be more creative than President Bharrat Jagdeo marshalling the courts to dash out the injunction brought against the Ethnic Relations Council eight years ago as a fair and reasonable trade off for the courts dismissing a murder charge AGAINST HIS BLOOD RELATIVE FOR SHOOTING AN ETHNIC MINOIRTY 16 TIMES ON MERE SUSPICION OF THE MAN HAVINAG A RELATIONSHIP WITH HIS WIFE.

Jagdeo good;
Jagdeo really really good. The Corbin case was brought eight years ago and this week as a trade off for a case that happened less than six months ago, a coup of justice was staged.

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STATE FUNERAL FOR DEBBIE BACKER

GEORGE TANDY – MARCH

STATE FUNERAL FOR DEBBIE BACKER

By EWALT AINSWORTH                                          3 21 2-14

It would be very unfair of the PPP government to deny Ms Debra Osmond-Backer at State funeral.  An altruistic legal luminary, human rights advocate, a woman of wisdom, fortitude and selflessness has been a relentless advocate for fairness and justice along the corridors of peoples in every package, race, class, age, sexual preference religion etal. Continue reading

ROHEE ALMOST AGREES JAGDEO IS A THIEF

PAMELA MAYNARD  – LOST LONELY AND HELPLESS

“I will never agree that Jagdeo stole money”- Rohee

General Secretary of the Peoples Progressive Party (PPP), Clement Rohee on Tuesday defended the wealth amassed by Former President, Bharrat Jagdeo, saying he has saved all his working life.

“I will not agree, I will never agree that Jagdeo stole money, Jagdeo engaged in corrupt practices where he siphoned off money from government to build that house,” said Rohee.

The Home Affairs Minister challenged anyone to produce the evidence that Jagdeo accumulated wealth through corruption.  Continue reading

Three critical in airplane crash in Guyana’s interior

 MIGHTY  CHALDUST –  IMMIGRATION MATTERS

 

 

Three critical in airplane crash in Guyana’s interior

Three persons were critically injured Tuesday morning when a United States-registered light aircraft crashed on take off from an airstrip at the remote interior mining location of Arau, a senior official of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) said.

The nationality of the passengers was not immediately available. The incident occurred about 11:14 AM. The single-engine Piper PA-28 Cherokee aircraft bears registration number N87619.  Continue reading

US embassy honours Guyanese Woman of Courage

DONNIE MC CLURKIN –   WE ARE VICTORIOUS

US embassy honours Guyanese Woman of Courage

Guyanese civil society activist, Zenita Nicholson was Wednesday awarded the United States (US) embassy’s first International Woman of Courage Award for her work against homophobia and fighting for women’s rights.

“This award is about courage and leadership. Zenita Nicholson embodies these principles and exemplifies the traditions of personal freedom and equality that remain shared values between Guyana and the United States,” said US Embassy Charge d’Affaires, Bryan Hunt before presenting her with the award. Continue reading

MALAYSIAN MAFIA IN MOLSON CREEK

Stop The World – The Outfit (vocals Phil ‘Bumpy’ Dino)

MALAYSIAN MAFIA IN MOLSON CREEK

By  EWALT AINSWORTH                             03 16 2014

One week after the disappearance of the MALAYASIAN Flight 370 should send a stern signal to the people of Guyana.
BOB MARLEY may have chanted that when the rain falls it does not fall on one man’s doorstep.  Malaysia and China…birds of a feather… and ilk may have issues with locating the airplane last Friday but in Guyana at almost the same time window, three TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS were fired for walking off their job while an approaching CAL aircraft was hovering in preparation for landing.

Initial reports suggest that the shift for Continue reading